Investigation of the role that affordable housing can play in the integration and improvement of historical mining towns. Master planning and urban design of significantly more compact, catalytic developments that incorporates a mix of uses within a walkable framework that balances public, semi-public and private spaces. The five mining towns of varying size that were considered are: Klerksdorp, Kathu, Kuruman, Olifantshoek and Postmasburg.
Housing Development Agency (HDA)
Rudi Botha in association with Urba.
Henri Comrie, Deon van Zyl, Tanya Busschau and Graham Hurst